The Journal of Pathology Informatics (JPI) is an open access peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the advancement of pathology informatics.  This is the official journal of the Association for Pathology Informatics (API). The journal aims to publish broadly about pathology informatics and freely disseminate all articles worldwide. This journal is of interest to pathologists, informaticians, academics, researchers, health IT specialists, information officers, IT staff, vendors, and anyone with an interest in informatics.  We encourage submissions from anyone with an interest in the field of pathology informatics.  We publish all types of papers related to pathology informatics including original research articles, technical notes, reviews, viewpoints, commentaries, editorials, book reviews, and correspondence to the editors.  All submissions are subject to peer review by the well-regarded editorial board and by expert referees in appropriate specialties.  

Best Regards,

Liron Pantanowitz, MBBCh
Chair, Department of Pathology
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Anil V. Parwani, MD, PhD, MBA
Vice Chair and Director, Anatomic Pathology, Department of Pathology
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Joseph Rudolf, MD
Medical Director, Automated Core Lab
Assistant Professor, University of Utah

Hooman Rashidi, MD
Physician Scientist
Inventor and Co-Founder of MILO-ML (Machine Intelligence Learning Optimizer)
Cleveland Clinic

Matthew Hanna, MD
Director, Digital Pathology Informatics
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Rand Abou-Shaar, MD
Molecular Pathologist and Director of LIMS
Cleveland Clinic

Vahid Azimi, MD
Instructor, Pathology & Immunology
Assistant Medical Director of Laboratory Information Systems
Washington University St. Louis

Lauren Miller, MD, MJ
Resident Physician, Department of Pathology
University of Michigan

Jacob Spector, MD
Physician Informaticist
Boston Children's Hospital


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API is excited to announce that its Journal of Pathology Informatics (JPI) is now housed with its new publisher, Elsevier. Since 2010, JPI has grown to become one of the premier journals featuring cutting edge research and information for the field of pathology informatics. As a result, we have launched a partnership with Elsevier, a company that is significantly more equipped to provide the professional support and sophisticated software necessary to improve the author and reviewer experience throughout our online publication process. 

$1,400 for Articles that are full-length research papers or review articles; 

$700 for Articles that are short communications or case reports 

API members receive a discount - 50% in 2022 and 30% in subsequent years.


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Why JPI?

  • Online submission
  • Wider visibility though open access
  • Higher impact with wider visibility
  • Prompt review

The journal is indexed with Caspur, DOAJ, EBSCO Publishing’s Electronic Databases, Expanded Academic ASAP, Genamics JournalSeek, Google Scholar, Health & Wellness Research Center, Health Reference Center Academic, Hinari, Index Copernicus, OpenJGate, PrimoCentral, ProQuest, PubMed, Pubmed Central, SCOLOAR, SIIC databases, Summon by Serial Solutions, Ulrich’s International Periodical Directory (Application to PubMed Central is pending).